Principal Lecturer – Head of Nursing

Opening Date:
1 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
1 May 2019
Salary Range:

One of four University faculties, the Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing has over 500 staff members and 11,000 students. The Faculty comprises a wide and diverse range of subject areas, research and knowledge exchange activities, organised through four Institutes; the Institute of Human Science, the Institute of Health, the Institute of Community and Society and the Institute of Education.

The Institute of Health includes a wide range of professionally qualifying health care courses.
We are growing to meet the needs of people who wish to work with a host of employers in healthcare and related areas. We include courses in nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, paramedic science, podiatry and a wide range of continuing professional development opportunities. We are expanding on our newly developed skills centres to offer hands-on teaching of nursing and healthcare professions skills through a comprehensive range of state of the art equipment.

We are seeking candidates for the role of Head of Nursing to provide leadership and management to the pre-registration nursing provision at the Wolverhampton campus. The ability to lead and manage across all fields and nursing and all levels of provision will be expected. You will demonstrate highly effective leadership within pre-registration nursing and have extensive knowledge and understanding of nursing and healthcare in higher education. You will have experience of providing leadership and collaboration with employers and service users. You will also support the development of nursing research and enterprise to contribute to achieving the Institute, Faculty and University strategic vision and aims, whilst developing and delivering on the relevant strategic plans.

For an informal and confidential discussion, please contact Sharon Arkell 01902 518933/07966920208 sharon.arkell@wlv.ac.uk